Monthly Archives: August 2006

again i have to disappoint igor vit. i'm not able to attend his vfp devcon in prague in september. i'm leaving for a vacation in a few days and won't be back until after the party is over. igor is a fantastic guy and his devcon always have great speakers. if you have time, be sure to join the conference and enjoy the city.
microsoft czech republic and daquas organize the 9th visual foxpro devcon, praha 2006 on 11th and 12th september 2006. there will be 10 session presented in english by alan griver, doug hennig and craig berntson, including the keynote… Continue reading

this download installs service pack 1 for microsoft® visual studio® .net™ 2003. fixes in this service pack concern stability and security enhancements made in many areas of the product. a comprehensive list of hotfixes requested by customers since the release of visual studio® .net™ 2003 and included in this service pack can be found by following the appropriate link under related resources on this page.

more info: visual studio .net 2003 sp1

probably old news for many of you, but you can download a copy of vmware server for free from

vmware have released version 1.0.1 two days ago. you can also download loads of pre-built virtual machines here:

vmware is a perfect tool for developers and software testers who need to run their applications in different operating systems. i guess it's a good tool for system administrators for testing new windows patches etc. by default, vmware server supports the installation of any version of windows (that is windows 3.1 and up), many different linux distributions, novell and solaris and even… Continue reading

windows live writer is a desktop application that makes it easier to compose compelling blog posts using windows live spaces or your other blogging services such as the community server i'm using to host the community weblog.

go here for more information:
download your copy of the windows live writer here:

installation instructions

  • download and launch the installer
  • agree to the terms of use and privacy stuff and click next
  • uncheck the checkbox if you don't want to install the optional windows live toolbar for internet explorer
  • click finish
  • start the windows live writer (there's a link in your start… Continue reading